Established through a generous multi-year gift from the Bisciotti Foundation, the Bisciotti Foundation Translational Fund provides $300,000 in seed funding each year to advance discoveries on a commercial path at Johns Hopkins. Recipients are awarded $25,000 to $100,000 to conduct work over a period of up to nine months.

Applications are currently closed.

Size: $25,000-$100,000
Length of Project: Up to nine months
Application Deadline: October 30, 2022
Award Timing: January/February announcement and award


  1. Your technology must be formally disclosed to the Johns Hopkins Technology Ventures office and assigned a case number (e.g. C12345). Report an invention here:
  2. The invention must not be subject to any preexisting exclusive licenses, non-exclusive licenses, or options.
  3. At least one investigator must be Johns Hopkins faculty member, postdoctoral fellow, or graduate student.

NEED HELP? Read our Translational Funding Application Guide


For information about this and other translational funding

Brian Stansky

Senior Director, FastForward